The Swarmscapers: Students Create 3D Printing Robots Capable of Building in Outlying Areas

Imagine a reality of 3D printing robots, in a community unto themselves, diligently working in unpredictable temperatures and conditions, strong and steady — just taking care of business. Efficiently. Perfectly. Without complaint. This is what a group of student architects are perfecting with the Swarmscapers. Continue reading “The Swarmscapers: Students Create 3D Printing Robots Capable of Building in Outlying Areas”

Mazak Adds Hybrid Metal 3D Printer to Machine Tool Lineup

After such corporations as GE, Autodesk, and HP have proudly placed themselves in the 3D printing market, more companies that aren’t immediately involved with the technology have taken it upon themselves to join the 3D printing fray. The latest is Yamazaki Mazak Corporation, or Mazak, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of machine tools. Continue reading “Mazak Adds Hybrid Metal 3D Printer to Machine Tool Lineup”